Maryland Eye Associates
Oct 17, 2014 01:50PM
● By Cate Reynolds
Michael J. Dodd, MDCategory/Specialty: Ophthalmology
Degrees/Training/Certifications: Board Certified Ophthalmologist, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, Ophthalmology Residency at Greater, Baltimore Medical Center, Corneal Fellowship at Duke University (one month), Surgical Fellowship at Christian Eye Hospital in Pakistan (one month), Internship at Maryland General Hospital, Medical School at University of Maryland School of Medicine, College at Villanova University and University of Maryland
Professional Memberships/Associations: American Academy of Ophthalmology, International Society of Refractive Surgery and Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons.
Areas of Interest:
General Ophthalmology, LaserAssisted Cataract Surgery andRefractive Surgery/LASIK®
Jason B. Wanner, DO
Category/Specialty:Ophthalmology Glaucoma SpecialistDegrees/Training/Certifications: Board Certified Ophthalmologist, Current Clinical Assistant Professor at University of Maryland School of Medicine, Glaucoma Fellowship at Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Ophthalmology Residency at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Internship at St. Luke’s Hospital, Medical School at Des Moines University – Osteopathic MedicineCenter, College at University atWisconsin Madison.
Professional Memberships/Associations: American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chandler-Grant Glaucoma Society.
Areas of Interest: Glaucoma Consultations, Medical and Surgical management of Glaucoma
Marc L. Berry, MDCategory/Specialty: Ophthalmology
Degrees/Training/Certifications: Board Eligible Ophthalmologist, Ophthalmology Residency at Howard University Hospital, Internship in Internal Medicine at Washington Hospital Center, Medical School at Howard University and BA in Chemistry/Biochemistry atUniversity of Cincinnati.
Professional Memberships/Associations: American Academyof Ophthalmology
Areas of Interest:
2629 Riva Road, Suite 102, Annapolis, MD
410-224-4550 | www.marylandeyeassociates.com
Q. I’ve been told I have a cataract. Now what?
A. Cataracts are removed surgically and an intraocular lens placed to restore vision. Cataract surgery is elective. The decision about when a cataract is ready for surgery is when you believe your sight has failed to the point that you are having difficulty reading print, driving, or performing activities of daily living. An ethical surgeon will not force you into surgery. Patients should also be aware that there are new intraocular lenses available that not only provide single vision correction but also correct astigmatism and presbyopia. You should discuss these options when you talk with your ophthalmologist about cataract surgery.
Michael Dodd, MD, Maryland Eye Associates